Haaland beats Salah and Son's objective document… with half a season nonetheless to play


MANCHESTER CITY striker Erling Haaland has smashed final season’s golden boot document with a hat-trick in opposition to Wolves.

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah and Tottenham’s Heung-min Son each netted 23 instances final time period and shared the award.


Erling Haaland hit his twenty fifth of the seasonCredit score: Getty
Mo Salah has seen his tally of 23 from last season demolished


Mo Salah has seen his tally of 23 from final season demolishedCredit score: Getty
Heung-min Son has only netted four times this term


Heung-min Son has solely netted 4 instances this time periodCredit score: AP

And after simply 20 video games, Haaland has topped final season’s profitable tally netting his twenty fifth within the Premier League.

The Norwegian equalled the document changing a Kevin De Bruyne go to get the scoring underway on the Etihad Stadium.

The 22-year-old then made it a brace from the penalty spot earlier than including a 3rd, slotting into an empty internet after a howler from Wolves goalkeeper Jose Sa.

It was his fourth hat-trick since his summer time transfer from Borussia Dortmund.

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He has now develop into the quickest participant to achieve the 4 hat-trick milestone in Premier League historical past.

The document was held by Manchester United legend Ruud van Nistelrooy, it took him 65 video games.

Moreover, solely Newcastle hero Alan Shearer has scored three in a match extra usually in a single season than Haaland, he took residence the match ball 5 instances in 1995/96.

Shearer responded to Haaland’s superb type in entrance of objective cheekily Tweeting: “Has anyone ever scored 5 in a PL season?”


The striker will now have his eyes set on breaking one other document held by Salah.

The Egyptian netted essentially the most objectives in a 38-game marketing campaign within the 2017/18 season, when he discovered the again of the web 32 instances.

Haaland finds himself inside seven of that focus on with one other 18 fixtures to play.

Due to Haaland’s objectives in opposition to Wolves, Man Metropolis secured an enormous three factors and responded to criticism from their very own supervisor Pep Guardiola.

The Spaniard slammed his gamers’ need to win one other title and hinted he may give up if issues didn’t enhance.

Supply hyperlink – thesun.co.uk

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